Aircraft Photo of WB410 | Fairey Firefly FR5 | UK - Navy | #8754
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:2 April 1951
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8754
Photo Comment

Wearing the codes of 812 Squadron whilst operating on the carrier HMS Ocean, WB410's undercarriage collapsed on landing at Ringway. It was jacked up, repaired and later served 821 squadron. See other image at Ringway when modified in 1959 to Firefly U.9 drone role.

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